Reports & Recommendations

Kantara Initiative’s expert led, open and collaborative based Recommendations & Reports, Technology Specifications, Profiles, and Frameworks bring clarity to complex issues and help to drive industry innovations regarding trust in digital services.

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Kantara Initiative Recommendations

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The Information Sharing Report
This document is a Kantara Initiative Work Group Report, and has been approved by the Information Sharing Work Group, for submission to the Leadership Council. Kantara Initiative Reports 3.0 Download
The Design Principles of Relationship Management V1.0 Report
This document is a Kantara Initiative Final Report, created by the IRM WG (see section 3.9 and 4 of the Kantara Initiative Operating Procedures) Kantara Initiative Reports 1.0 Download
REST/SOAP Harmonization proposal for Identity-based Web-Services
This document is a Kantara Initiative Draft Report that has been approved by the Telecommunications Identity WG/DG (see section 3.9 and 4 of the Kantara Initiative Operating Procedures) Kantara Initiative Reports 0.4 Download
Report from the Blockchain and Smart Contracts Discussion Group to the Kantara Initiative
This document is a draft Report produced by the Blockchain and Smart Contracts Discussion Group. See the Kantara Initiative Operating Procedures for more information. Kantara Initiative Reports 1.0 Download
Refining the Design Principles of Identity Relationship Management
This document is a Kantara Initiative Report produced by the Identity Relationship Management Work Group. It has been approved by the Leadership Council of the Kantara Initiative. See the Kantara Initiative Operating Procedures for more information. Kantara Initiative Reports 2.0f Download
Personal Request For Proposal (pRFP) Engagement Model
This document is a Kantara Initiative Work Group Report, it has been approved by the Information Sharing Work Group for submission to the Leadership Council. Kantara Initiative Reports 2.0 Download
Kantara Initiative_IAWG_US FPC Report_v2.0.pdf
This document is a Kantara Initiative Report, approved by the Identity Assurance WG (see section 3.8 of the Kantara Initiative Operating Procedures) Kantara Initiative Reports 2.0 Download
Kantara Initiative eGovernment Implementation Profile of SAML V2.0
This document is a Kantara Initiative Final Report, created by the eGovernment WG (see section 3.9 and 4 of the Kantara Initiative Operating Procedures) Kantara Initiative Reports 2.0 Download
Deployment Guide for Proxying Assurance between OpenID and SAML v4
SAML and OpenID are key federated identity protocols. Both SAML and OpenID define mechanisms in support of expressing assurance information on protocol messages, respectively Authentication Context and the Provider Authentication Policy Extension (PAPE) Kantara Initiative Reports 4.0 Link
Consumer Identity Workgroup Interim Report
This document is a Kantara Initiative Work Group Report, approved by the Consumer Identity WG (see section 3.9 and 4 of the Kantara Initiative Operating Procedures) Kantara Initiative Reports 1.0 Download
Code of Conduct for Relying Parties for services to Government
This document is a Kantara Initiative Report produced by the eGovernment WG. It has been approved by the Leadership Council of the Kantara Initiative. See the Kantara Initiative Operating Procedures at https://kantarainitiative.org/confluence/x/owVAAg for more information. Kantara Initiative Reports 1.0 Download
AMDG Report
The goal of the Attribute Management Discussion Group is to determine what Attribute Management means to Kantara Initiative (KI) stakeholders, what areas need further discussion or development, and to make recommendations regarding where and how the Kantara Initiative should contribute to efforts in this space. Kantara Initiative Reports Link
Additional Requirements for Credential Service Providers: US Federal Privacy Criteria

This document is a Kantara Initiative Report, approved by the Identity 17 Assurance WG (see section 3.8 of the Kantara Initiative Operating Procedures)

Kantara Initiative Reports 2.0 Download
A Proposed Licensing Model for User-Managed Access
This is a Draft Report produced by the User-Managed Access Work Group. See the Kantara Initiative Operating Procedures for more information. Kantara Initiative Reports 0.7e Download

    Kantara Initiative Reports

    Title
    The Information Sharing Report
    This document is a Kantara Initiative Work Group Report, and has been approved by the Information Sharing Work Group, for submission to the Leadership Council. Kantara Initiative Reports 3.0 Download
    The Design Principles of Relationship Management V1.0 Report
    This document is a Kantara Initiative Final Report, created by the IRM WG (see section 3.9 and 4 of the Kantara Initiative Operating Procedures) Kantara Initiative Reports 1.0 Download
    REST/SOAP Harmonization proposal for Identity-based Web-Services
    This document is a Kantara Initiative Draft Report that has been approved by the Telecommunications Identity WG/DG (see section 3.9 and 4 of the Kantara Initiative Operating Procedures) Kantara Initiative Reports 0.4 Download
    Report from the Blockchain and Smart Contracts Discussion Group to the Kantara Initiative
    This document is a draft Report produced by the Blockchain and Smart Contracts Discussion Group. See the Kantara Initiative Operating Procedures for more information. Kantara Initiative Reports 1.0 Download
    Refining the Design Principles of Identity Relationship Management
    This document is a Kantara Initiative Report produced by the Identity Relationship Management Work Group. It has been approved by the Leadership Council of the Kantara Initiative. See the Kantara Initiative Operating Procedures for more information. Kantara Initiative Reports 2.0f Download
    Personal Request For Proposal (pRFP) Engagement Model
    This document is a Kantara Initiative Work Group Report, it has been approved by the Information Sharing Work Group for submission to the Leadership Council. Kantara Initiative Reports 2.0 Download
    Kantara Initiative_IAWG_US FPC Report_v2.0.pdf
    This document is a Kantara Initiative Report, approved by the Identity Assurance WG (see section 3.8 of the Kantara Initiative Operating Procedures) Kantara Initiative Reports 2.0 Download
    Kantara Initiative eGovernment Implementation Profile of SAML V2.0
    This document is a Kantara Initiative Final Report, created by the eGovernment WG (see section 3.9 and 4 of the Kantara Initiative Operating Procedures) Kantara Initiative Reports 2.0 Download
    Deployment Guide for Proxying Assurance between OpenID and SAML v4
    SAML and OpenID are key federated identity protocols. Both SAML and OpenID define mechanisms in support of expressing assurance information on protocol messages, respectively Authentication Context and the Provider Authentication Policy Extension (PAPE) Kantara Initiative Reports 4.0 Link
    Consumer Identity Workgroup Interim Report
    This document is a Kantara Initiative Work Group Report, approved by the Consumer Identity WG (see section 3.9 and 4 of the Kantara Initiative Operating Procedures) Kantara Initiative Reports 1.0 Download
    Code of Conduct for Relying Parties for services to Government
    This document is a Kantara Initiative Report produced by the eGovernment WG. It has been approved by the Leadership Council of the Kantara Initiative. See the Kantara Initiative Operating Procedures at https://kantarainitiative.org/confluence/x/owVAAg for more information. Kantara Initiative Reports 1.0 Download
    AMDG Report
    The goal of the Attribute Management Discussion Group is to determine what Attribute Management means to Kantara Initiative (KI) stakeholders, what areas need further discussion or development, and to make recommendations regarding where and how the Kantara Initiative should contribute to efforts in this space. Kantara Initiative Reports Link
    Additional Requirements for Credential Service Providers: US Federal Privacy Criteria

    This document is a Kantara Initiative Report, approved by the Identity 17 Assurance WG (see section 3.8 of the Kantara Initiative Operating Procedures)

    Kantara Initiative Reports 2.0 Download
    A Proposed Licensing Model for User-Managed Access
    This is a Draft Report produced by the User-Managed Access Work Group. See the Kantara Initiative Operating Procedures for more information. Kantara Initiative Reports 0.7e Download

       

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